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Archive for December, 2004


 

 

New Years time again. Not anything uber-special for me, but a nice time to step back and take stock. Compare, contrast, and plot my future course for world domination.2004 was a good one for yours truly. I've gone from teaching high school in a desperate attempt to make ends ...
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Oh...my...god....I just became the owner of one of the holy grails of Mac collecting. An original, Macintosh portable. A 16 pound laptop with lead acid batteries. I think it will replace my eMate on the coffee table for all to snicker at when they come visit. Assuming my coffee ...
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I had a date Sunday...I met the sweetest guy and we spent the evening together. He seemed to enjoy himself and I know I had a blast. So I called him up the next day, as per dating etiquette. No answer. I left voicemail. No response. That was Monday. ...
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35 million dollars. That's it. That's all our redneck leader can spare for the victims of the tragedy in the Indian Ocean. We're now at over 100,000 dead and 35 million is the best the richest country in the history of civilization can do. That's an insult to everyone ...
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A podcasting station?I'm on this podcasting kick and I've been thinking a lot about the practical applications of it. What can it be beyond an audio blog? And I'm wondering about the feasibility of a podcasting "station". Most podcasts are just one show that you get once a week ...
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When ThinkSecret says something, it's almost always true. This one will be huge if it actually happens."With iPod-savvy Windows users clearly in its sights, Apple is expected to announce a bare bones, G4-based iMac without a display at Macworld Expo on January 11 that will retail for $499, highly reliable ...
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PodCast for 12/28/2004Listen to the My white trash ChristmasG4 Cube tear downSonnetPicturesNewtie AwardsNewtiesNewtSyncBeastles Mashups
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Okay, I'm officially flattered. I have been nominated Newtonian of the year. And NewtSync, the opensource project I maintain, is in second place for best software update of the year.Newtonian of the Year 2004 :: Results
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Here's a good article that might give you another perspective on the whole file sharing / music stealing debate.boycott-riaa.com - Music trading is not a felony!
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I hope everyone had an enjoyable holiday, or weekend, or both, as the case may be. I know I did. The biggest surprise was my gift to myself. Sounds weird, I know. I ordered it last week, and they told me it was backordered and would ship in about ...
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